CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman killed when her car was struck by a train on Metra’s Union Pacific-Northwest lines Wednesday afternoon has been identified as a 25-year-old north suburban resident.
UP-NW train 650, scheduled to arrive at Ogilvie Station at 4:59 p.m., struck the vehicle about 4:50 p.m. near Nagle and Northwest Highway, according to Metra.READ MORE: Two Simeon High School Students, Both 15, Killed In Shootings Four Hours Apart
The driver, Sana F. Khan of Niles, was killed at the scene, according to Fire Media Affairs. No one else was in the car, and no one on the train was injured.
An autopsy showed Khan died of multiple injuries from the crash, and ruled her death an accident, according to the medical examiner’s office.READ MORE: A Day After Plainfield Mom Told CBS 2 She Was Keeping Her Special-Needs Son At Home Because Of School Bus Driver Shortage And Long Commute, District 202 Contacts Her With Solutions
The Chicago Fire Department was on the scene until about 6:15 p.m. responding to the crash, which caused extensive delays on the UP-Northwest and North lines throughout the evening rush.
Metra police are investigating.MORE NEWS: R. Kelly Does Not Take Stand In New York Sex Trafficking Case